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About Ron...


"Making a Difference for You"


I help people meet their dream of owning a home and building wealth through real estate.  My top priority is the real estate need of my clients while treating all involved parties with trust and respect.  I want to be recognized for my commitment to helping my clients identify and meet their goals while I provide an unmatched level of service.  I want my business partners, fellow Realtors and teammates to feel that I support their business goals.  My business is strictly driven by your referrals and I must offer you unforgettable service that will motivate you to refer your family and friends to me. 

My Pledge to You:

  • I will put your real estate needs and goals first, and I will work tirelessly to help you reach your real estate goals

  • I will respond to you promptly, answer the phone and regularly communicate with you

  • I will always be honest, transparent, and straightforward with you

  • I will follow through on my promises and commitments

  • I will skillfully and professionally advise you, serve you, and negotiate for you

Favorite quote:

“It’s never wrong to do the right thing.” - Mark Twain

“Stop treating others how you want to be treated and treat them how they want to be treated.” -Unknown 11th grade students from Campolindo High School, Moraga, CA

"Life is not a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and loudly proclaiming -- WOW-- What a Ride!" - Hunter S. Thompson


Ron Melvin started in real estate in 1995 as a Mortgage Loan Officer supporting Realtors.  He’s lived in the East Bay since 1992, and he started selling homes in 2013.  Ron focuses on selling real estate in Walnut Creek, Concord, Pleasant Hill and Martinez, and he regularly sells houses throughout the East Bay.  Ron specializes in first-time buyer, folks downsizing, growing families upsizing and homes being sold because of legal matters (e.g. foreclosures, short-sales, divorces, probates, trustee sale, deaths).

Ron was a first-time home buyer in 2000, and bought his first home in Concord using a VA Loan Program.  He has lived in Concord with his family since then and bring insight to buying real estate on the East Bay that does not show up on a report or website.  Ron’s real estate team moto, “Making a difference for you” means that the team goes to bat for you and your needs always come first.

Ron served 7 years on active duty with the US Air Force prior to selling East Bay real estate.  He spent 2 years with the US Air Force Presidential Honor Guard in Washington, D.C., and he served for 3 years as a city police officer in California.  The rigors and personal commitment of the military and police prepared Ron for the commitment of helping families & individuals buy and sell houses in the East Bay.

Ron spends most of his time away from being a Realtor with his family.  He has coached kids baseball, softball and soccer in the East Bay.  He and his family are long-term supporters and volunteers with Special Olympic Northern California.  Ron is also a member of the Knights of Columbus at Saint Francis of Assisi Church in Concord.

Ron has a Bachelor’s Degree in Education from Southern Illinois University and a Masters in Finance from Golden Gate University.